Scientific publications

  1. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, A. Paraboni, C. Riva, “Stratiform and convective discrimination deduced from local P(R)”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 54, issue 11, pp. 3566-3569, Nov. 2006.
  2. L. Luini, C. Riva, C. Capsoni, A. Martellucci, “Attenuation in non rainy conditions at millimeter wavelengths: assessment of a procedure”, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, pp. 2150-2157, Vol. 45, Issue 7, July 2007.
  3. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “1-min rain rate statistics predictions from 1-hour rain rate statistics measurements”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 56, issue 3, pp. 815 – 824, March 2008.
  4. L.D. Emiliani, L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Extension of the ITU-R method for the conversion of rain rate statistics from various integration times to one minute”, Electronics Letters, Vol. 44, Issue 8, pp. 557-558, 10 April 2008.
  5. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, A. Paraboni, C. Riva, A. Martellucci, “A new prediction model of rain attenuation that separately accounts for stratiform and convective rain”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol 57, No. 1, January 2009, Page(s):196 - 204.
  6. L.D. Emiliani, L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Analysis and parameterization of methodologies for the conversion of rain rate cumulative distributions from various integration times to one minute”, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Volume 51, Issue 3, June 2009 Page(s): 70 - 84.
  7. L. Luini, N. Jeannin, C. Capsoni, A. Paraboni, C. Riva, L. Castanet, J. Lemorton, “Weather radar data for site diversity predictions and evaluation of the impact of rain field advection”, Int. J. Satell. Commun. Network. 2011; 29:79–96. DOI: 10.1002/sat.953.
  8. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “A physically based method for the conversion of rainfall statistics from long to short integration time”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 57, no. 11, Page(s): 3692 – 3696, November 2009.
  9. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “MultiEXCELL: A new rain field model for propagation applications”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 59, no. 11, Page(s): 4286 – 4300, November 2011.
  10. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Estimating the Spatial Cumulative Distribution of Rain from Precipitation Amounts”, Radio Sci., 47, RS1005, doi:10.1029/2011RS004832, 2012.
  11. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “The Impact of Space and Time Averaging on The Spatial Correlation of Rainfall”, Radio Sci., 47, RS3013, doi:10.1029/2011RS004915, 2012.
  12. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, C. Capsoni, A. D. Panagopoulos, “Investigation of Rain Attenuation in Equatorial Kuala Lumpur”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 11, Page(s): 1002-1005, doi: 10.1109/LAWP.2012.2214371, 2012.
  13. N.A.M. Aris, L. Luini, J. Din, H.Y. Lam, “1-Minute Integrated Rain Rate Statistics Estimated from Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission Data”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, Vol 12, pp. 132-135, Jan. 2013.
  14. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “The rainfall spatial correlation of rain over Europe investigated through the statistical dependence index”, Electronics Letters, Vol. 49, Issue 3, pp. 230-231, 31 January 2013.
  15. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “The SC EXCELL model for the prediction of rain attenuation on terrestrial radio links”, Electronics Letters, Vol. 49, Issue 4, pp. 307-308, 14 February 2013.
  16. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Prediction of monthly rainfall statistics from data with long integration time”, Electronics Letters, Vol. 49, Issue 17, pp. 1104-1106, 15 August 2013.
  17. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, "Inside view", Electronics Letters, Vol. 49, Issue 17, p. 1046, 15 August 2013, DOI:10.1049/el.2013.2565 (freely accessible online). Featured article.
  18. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Reduced liquid water content for cloud attenuation prediction: the impact of temperature”, Electronics Letters, Vol. 49, Issue 20, pp. 1259 –1261, 26 September 2013.
  19. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “A Unified Model for the Prediction of Spatial and Temporal Rainfall Rate Statistics”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 61, no. 10, Page(s): 5249 - 5254, October 2013.
  20. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “On the Relationship Between the Spatial Correlation of Point Rain Rate and of Rain Attenuation on Earth-Space Radio Links”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 61, no. 10, Page(s): 5255 - 5263, October 2013.
  21. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “A Rain Cell Model for the Simulation and Performance Evaluation of Site Diversity Schemes”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 12, No. 1, Page(s): 1327-1330, doi: 10.1109/LAWP.2013.2285400, 2013.
  22. C. Capsoni, L. Castanet , P. Gabellini, A. Martellucci, G. Carrie, G. Gallinaro, N. Gatti, N. Jeannin, M. Luccini, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, A. Paraboni, L. Resteghini, C. Riva, “Rain Field Generators Implemented In A European Broadcasting Satellite System Using A Reconfigurable Satellite Antenna”, Vol. 22, No. 2-4/2013, pp. 71-79.
  23. K.S. Paulson, L. Luini, N. Jeannin, B.C. Grémont, R.J. Watson, “A Review of Channel Simulators for Heterogeneous Microwave Networks”, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, Volume 55, Issue 5, October 2013 Page(s): 118 - 127.
  24. L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, C. Capsoni, “Effectiveness of Multisite Diversity Schemes to Support Optical Systems in Scientific Missions”, Optical Engineering 53 (2), 026104 (Feb 18, 2014).
  25. C. Riva, C. Capsoni, L. Luini, M. Luccini, R. Nebuloni, A. Martellucci, “The Challenge of Using the W Band in Satellite Communication”, Int. J. Satell. Commun. Network. 2014; 32:187–200.
  26. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Efficient Calculation of Cloud Attenuation for Earth-space Applications”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 13, Page(s): 1136 - 1139, doi: 10.1109/LAWP.2014.2329953, 2014.
  27. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Modeling High Resolution 3-D Cloud Fields for Earth-space Communication Systems”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, no. 10, Page(s): 5190 - 5199, October 2014.
  28. L. V. Hung,  C. Capsoni, R. Nebuloni, L. Luini, H. Takuichi, T. Toru, H. Jiro, A. Makoto, “Rain Sensing using Dual-Frequency Measurements from Small-Scale Millimeter-Wave Network”, IEICE Trans. Commun., Vol. E98-B, No. 06, pp.1040-1049, June 2015.
  29. K.S. Paulson, L. Luini, I.D. Chinda, H. Basarudin, “Comparison of Heterogeneous Network Rain Fade Simulation Tools: global integrated network SIMulator and MultiEXCELL”, IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, Volume 9, Issue 7, pp. 689-694, May 2015.
  30. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, C. Riva, L.D. Emiliani, “Predicting Total Tropospheric Attenuation on Monthly Basis”, IET Microwaves, Antennas and Propagation, Volume 9, Issue 14, pp. 1527-1532, November 2015.
  31. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Using NWP Reanalysis Data for Radiometric Calibration in Electromagnetic Wave Propagation Experiments”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 64, no. 2, Page(s): 700 - 707, February 2016.
  32. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Scaling Cloud Attenuation Statistics with Link Elevation in Earth-space Applications”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 64, no. 3, Page(s): 1089 - 1095, March 2016.
  33. L. Luini, C. Riva, “Improving the Accuracy in Predicting Water Vapor Attenuation at Millimeter-wave for Earth-space Applications”,  IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 64, no. 6, Page(s): 2487 - 2493, June 2016.
  34. T. Rossi, M. De Sanctis, M. Ruggieri, C. Riva, L. Luini, G. Codispoti, E. Russo, G. Parca, “Satellite Communication and Propagation Experiments Through the Alphasat Q/V Band Aldo Paraboni Technology Demonstration Payload”, IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine, Vol. 31, No. 3,  Page(s): 18 – 27, March 2016.
  35. L. Luini, “Modeling and Synthesis of 3-D Water Vapor Fields for EM Wave Propagation Applications”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 64, no. 9, Page(s): 3972 - 3980, September 2016.
  36. G. Berretta, P. Dvorak, M. Luglio, L. Luini, C. Riva, C. Roseti, F. Zampognaro, “Implementing a Ka-band Satellite-based architecture for real-time IP-based video contribution”, ICT Express, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 124-127, September 2017.
  37. L. Luini, “A Comprehensive Methodology to Assess Tropospheric Fade Affecting Earth-Space Communication Systems”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 65, no. 9, Page(s): 3654 - 3663, July 2017.
  38. L. Luini, C. Riva, L. Emiliani, “Attenuation Induced by Water Vapor along Earth-Space Links: Selecting the Most Appropriate Prediction Method”, IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 65, no. 9, Page(s): 3806 - 3808, July 2017.
  39. L. Luini, L. Emiliani, X. Boulanger, C. Riva, N. Jeannin, “Rainfall Rate Prediction for Propagation Applications: Model Performance at Regional Level over Ireland”, to appear in IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation (Vol. 65, No. 11, DOI: 10.1109/TAP.2017.2754448).
  40. R. Ghiani, L. Luini, A. Fanti, “A Physically-Based Rain Attenuation Model for Terrestrial Links”, to appear in Radio Science.
  1. L. Luini, C. Riva, C. Capsoni, A. Martellucci: “Assessment of clear sky atmospheric attenuation procedures for propagation application”, MicroRad’06 Conference, pp.: 1-6, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 28 Feb-3 Mar, 2006.
  2. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, C. Riva, L. Castanet, A. Martellucci: ”Development and test of a new prediction method of rain attenuation for satellite communication systems operating in the 20-50 GHz frequency band”, CNES Workshop on Earth-Space propagation, pp.: 1-10, Toulouse (France), 25-27 September, 2006.
  3. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, A. Paraboni, C. Riva: “Potentiality of the SC EXCELL model in the prediction of rain attenuation”, EuCAP 2006, pp.: 1-6, 6th-10th Nov. 2006, Nice, France.
  4. L. Borroni, C. Capsoni, L. Luini, C. Riva: “An enhanced version of the SC EXCELL model considering cells movement”, EuCAP 2007, pp.: 1-6, 11th-16th November 2007, EICC, Edinburgh, UK.
  5. C. Capsoni, D. Ferraro, L. Luini, A. Martellucci: “Year-to-Year Variability of the Total Rain Amount”, 11th URSI Commission F Triennial Open Symposium on Radio Wave Propagation and Remote Sensing, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 30 October - 2 November 2007.
  6. C. Capsoni, D. Ferraro, L. Luini, M. S. Pontes, L. A. R. Silva Mello: “One-Parameter Model for the Prediction of Cumulative Rain Statistics: Preliminary Results”, 11th URSI Commission F Triennial Open Symposium on Radio Wave Propagation and Remote Sensing, pp.: 5-12, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 30 October - 2 November, 2007.
  7. A. Martellucci, L. Luini, C. Capsoni, C. Riva , “Use of Numerical Weather Prediction data and ground microwave radiometers for the climatological assessment of radiowave propagation”, MicroRad’08 Conference, poster, Florence, Italy, 11th-14th March 2008.
  8. L. Luini, N. Jeannin, “Simulation of a site diversity system using radar data”, 2nd JA2310 SatNEx Workshop, Oberpfaffenhofen (DLR), pp.: 1-7, Germany, 17th-19th  April, 2008.
  9. N. Jeannin, L. Luini, L. Castanet, J. Lemorton, C. Capsoni, A. Paraboni, C. Riva, “Comparison of the advection of rain fields derived from radar data and wind outputs from the ERA-40 database”, 2nd JA2310 SatNEx Workshop, Oberpfaffenhofen (DLR), pp.: 1-6, Germany, 17th-19th, Germany, 17-19 April, 2008.
  10. J. Bitó, C. Capsoni, L. Csurgai-Horváth, L. Luini, “Modeling of Coherent Rain Cells Movement Affecting Terrestrial Radio Links”, 2nd JA2310 SatNEx Workshop, Oberpfaffenhofen (DLR), pp.: 1-4, Germany, 17th-19th, Germany, 17-19 April, 2008.
  11. G. Blarzino, L. Castanet, L. Luini, C. Capsoni, A. Martellucci, “Development of a new global rainfall rate model based on ERA40, TRMM, GPCP and GPCC products –Application to the Amazon region”, 2nd JA2310 SatNEx Workshop, Oberpfaffenhofen (DLR), pp.: 1-11, Germany, 17th-19th, Germany, 17-19 April, 2008.
  12. L. Luini, N. Jeannin, “Use of weather radar data for site diversity predictions and impact of rain field advection”, 4th Advanced Satellite Mobile System Conference (ASMS) 2008,  pp.: 122-127, 26th-28th August 2008, Bologna, Italy.
  13. L. Emiliani, C. Capsoni, C. Riva, L. Luini, “Performance evaluation of models for the conversion of the rainfall statistics from long to short integration time”, ESA Workshop on Radiowave Propagation 2008, pp.: 1-7, Noordwijk (The Netherlands), 3rd-5th December 2008.
  14. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “Analysis of the spatial and temporal properties of rain cells for rainfall modeling purposes”, ESA Workshop on Radiowave Propagation 2008, pp.: 1-8, Noordwijk (The Netherlands), 3rd-5th December 2008.
  15. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “MultiEXCELL: a new rainfall model for the analysis of the millimetre wave propagation through the atmosphere”, EuCAP 2009, pp.: 1946-1950, 23rd-27th March 2009, Berlin, Germany.
  16. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, M.S. Pontes, L.A.R. Silva Mello, “Global prediction of cumulative rainfall statistics from the simple knowledge of the yearly rain amount”, EuCAP 2009, pp.: 666-670, 23rd-27th March 2009, Berlin, Germany.
  17. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, A. Paraboni, C. Riva, “Electromagnetic Propagation at frequencies above 50 GHz: the challenge of the atmosphere”, EuCAP 2009, pp.: 2668-2672, 23rd-27th March 2009, Berlin, Germany.
  18. G. Blarzino, L. Castanet, L. Luini, C. Capsoni, A. Martellucci, “Development of a new global rainfall rate model based on ERA40, TRMM, GPCC and GPCP products”, EuCAP 2009, pp.: 671-675, 23rd-27th March 2009, Berlin, Germany.
  19. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “A technique to derive the spatial distribution of rain intensity from NWP data”, IGARSS 2009, pp.: II-519 - II-522, 13rd-17th July 2009, Cape Town, South Africa.
  20. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “Use of radar images for the development of a propagation oriented space-time rain model”, IGARSS 2009, pp.: IV-917 - IV-920, 13rd-17th July 2009, Cape Town, South Africa.
  21. C. Capsoni, A. Paraboni, C. Riva, E. Matricciani, L. Luini, L. Castanet, N. Jeannin, G. Carrie, P. Gabellini, G. Gallinaro, N. Gatti, A. Martellucci, J. Rivera Castro, “Verification of propagation impairment mitigation techniques”, 15th Ka and Broadband Communications Conference, pp.: 121-128, 23rd-25th September 2009, Cagliari, Italy.
  22. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, M. D’Amico, “The MultiEXCELL model for the prediction of the radio interference due to hydrometeor scattering”, EuCAP 2010, pp. 1-5, 12th-16th April 2010, Barcelona, Spain.
  23. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “A physically based methodology for the evaluation of the rain attenuation on terrestrial radio links”, EuCAP 2010, pp. 1-5, 12th-16th April 2010, Barcelona, Spain.
  24. L. D. Emiliani, L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “On the optimum estimation of 1-minute integrated rainfall statistics from data with longer integration time”, EuCAP 2010, pp. 1-5, 12th-16th April 2010, Barcelona, Spain.
  25. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “Investigation of the spatial correlation of Tropospheric constituents for the evaluation of a hypothetical deep-space site diversity system performance”, URSI Commission F Microwave Signatures 2010 & VI CeTeM-AIT, pp. , 4th-8th October 2010, Florence, Italy.
  26. L. Luini, L. Emiliani, C. Capsoni, “Evaluation of the impact of rain fade on the planning of future advanced SatCom systems using ACM”, 1st COST IC0802 International Workshop, pp. 1-7, 8-9 November 2010, Erice, Italy.
  27. J. Lemorton, V. Fabbro, C. Kourogiorgas, C. Amaya, P. Bouchard, D. Rogers, L. Luini, C. Riva, D. Vanhoenacker-Janvier, F. Lacoste, L. Braten, L. Castanet, “Statistical prediction of the radio propagation channel at low elevation angles for high frequency aerospace applications”, 1st COST IC0802 International Workshop, pp. 1-7, 8-9 November 2010, Erice, Italy.
  28. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, C. Capsoni, A. D. Panagopoulos, “Application of the SC EXCELL Model for Rain Attenuation Prediction in Tropical and Equatorial Regions”, IEEE 2010 Asia-Pacific Conference on Applied Electromagnetics (APACE 2010), pp. 1-6, 9-11 November 2010, Port Dickson, Malaysia.
  29. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, C. Capsoni, A. D. Panagopoulos, “Stratiform and Convective Rain Discrimination for Equatorial Region”, IEEE Student Conference on Research and Development 2010 (SCOReD 2010), pp. 1-5, 13-14 December 2010, Putrajaya, Malaysia.
  30. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Preliminary development of a new model for propagation-oriented synthesis of rain rate time series”, 12th URSI Commission-F Triennial Open Symposium on Wave Propagation and Remote Sensing, 8-11 March 2011, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
  31. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, A. Martellucci, “From Cumulative NWP Precipitation Data to Small Scale Rain Intensity Distribution: Assessment of a Procedure”, EuCAP 2011, pp. 1-5, 11-15 April 2011, Rome, Italy.
  32. L. Luini, L. Emiliani, C. Capsoni “Planning of Advanced SatCom Systems Using ACM Techniques: The Impact of Rain Fade”, EuCAP 2011, pp. 1-5, 11-15 April 2011, Rome, Italy.
  33. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Preliminary Results From a Physically-Based Methodology for the Evaluation of a Time Diversity System”, EuCAP 2011, pp. 1-5, 11-15 April 2011, Rome, Italy.
  34. C. Capsoni, N. Pierdicca, F.S. Marzano, E. Matricciani, L. Luini, V. Mattioli, A. Paraboni, L. Pulvirenti, A. Martellucci, C. Riva, “Propagation Modelling for the Design of Data-Downlink of non-GEO Satellite Systems (Earth Observation / Space Exploration) and DRS”, EuCAP 2011, pp. 1-4, 11-15 April 2011, Rome, Italy.
  35. C. Capsoni, L. Castanet, P. Gabellini, G. Gallinaro, F. Lacoste, N. Jeannin, L. Luini, A. Martellucci, A. Paraboni, “Use of space-time channel models and data for design and control of adaptive SatCom systems”, EuCAP 2011, pp. 1-4, 11-15 April 2011, Rome, Italy.
  36. A. Paraboni, C. Riva, C. Capsoni, M. Pontes, A. Martellucci, L. Castanet, , L. Luini, M. Schoenhuber, N. Jeannin, “Propagation Modelling and Mapping of Rain, Clouds and Vapour to Cope with Spatial and Temporal Variability”, EuCAP 2011, pp. 1-5, 11-15 April 2011, Rome, Italy.
  37. J. Lemorton, V. Fabbro, C. Kourogiorgas, C. Amaya, L. Luini, C. Riva, D. Vanhoenacker-Janvier, “Review of Prediction Methods for Low-Elevation Aerospace Systems and New Achievements”, EuCAP 2011, pp. 1-5, 11-15 April 2011, Rome, Italy.
  38. H.Y. Lam, J. Din, L. Luini, A. D. Panagopoulos, C. Capsoni, “Analysis of Raindrop Size Distribution Characteristics in Malaysia for Rain Attenuation Prediction”, 30th URSI GASS 2011, pp. 1-4, 13-20 August 2011, Istanbul, Turkey.
  39. K. Paulson, L. Luini, N. Jeannin, R. Watson, B. Gremont, “Microwave Network Channel Simulation”, COST IC0802 meeting, Prague, 28-30 September, 2011.
  40. C. Capsoni, M. Luccini, L. Luini, E. Matricciani, R. Nebuloni, A. Paraboni, L. Resteghini, C. Riva, L Castanet, G. Carrie, N. Jeannin, P. Gabellini, G. Gallinaro, N. Gatti, “Results and Conclusions on the Verification of Propagation Impairments Mitigation Techniques for SatCom Systems”, ESA Workshop on Radiowave Propagation 2011, Noordwijk (The Netherlands), 30 November-2 December 2011.
  41. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, A. D. Panagopoulos, C. Capsoni, “Preliminary Analysis of ITU-R Rain Attenuation Time Series Synthesizers in Equatorial Kuala Lumpur”, IEEE International Conference on RF and Microwave 2011 (RFM 2011), pp. 1-4, 12-14 December 2011, Seremban, Malaysia.
  42. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “A methodology to derive fine resolution rain attenuation fields starting from NWP data”, U.S. National Radio Science Meeting (USNC-URSI), January 4-7, 2012, Boulder (CO), USA.
  43. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, “Prediction of Cloud Attenuation on Earth-space Optical Links”, EuCAP 2012, pp. 326-329, 26-30 March 2012, Prague, Czech Republic.
  44. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “A Methodology to Generate Cloud Attenution Fields From NWP Products”, EuCAP 2012, pp. 1482-1486, 26-30 March 2012, Prague, Czech Republic.
  45. C. Capsoni, V.N. Bringi, L. Castanet, N. Jeannin, L. Luini, F. Marzano, M. Thurai, “Review of radar measurements of precipitation for the characterization of propagation effects on terrestrial and slant path radio links”, EuCAP 2012, pp. 91-95, 26-30 March 2012, Prague, Czech Republic.
  46. C. Capsoni, A. Monti Guarnieri, C. Riva, F. Rocca, L. Luini, “Impact of atmospheric propagation in a Ka-band space-borne SAR for imaging and interferometry”, IGARSS 2012, pp. 1-4, 22-27 July, 2012, Munich, Germany.
  47. C. Capsoni, C. Riva, A. Martellucci, R. Nebuloni, L. Luini, “W-band Atmospheric Radiowave Propagation - A Challenge for Satellite TLC Systems”, ASMS-SPSC 2012, pp. 355-362, 5-7 September, 2012, Baiona, Spain.
  48. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, “Site Diversity: a Promising Technique to Counteract Cloud Attenuation on Earth-Space Optical Links”, International Workshop on Optical Wireless Communications (IWOW) 2012, Pisa, Italy, pp. 1-3, 22 October 2012.
  49. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, A. D. Panagopoulos, C. Capsoni, “Assessment of Seasonal Asia Monsoon Rain Impact on the Earth-Space Propagation in Equatorial Kuala Lumpur”, The 2012 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP2012), pp. 1-4, 29 October-2 November 2012, Nagoya, Japan. Awarded with Young Scientist Award.
  50. C. Capsoni, A. Monti-Guarnieri, C. Riva, F. Rocca, L. Luini, “Impact of atmospheric propagation in a Ka-band SAR: models and statistics”, First Workshop on Ka-Band Earth Observation Radar missions (KEO '12), pp. 1-8, 8-9 November 2012, ESTEC, Noordwijk, Netherlands.
  51. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “The SC EXCELL Model for the Prediction of Monthly Rain Attenuation Statistics”, pp. 1382-1385, EuCAP 2013, 8-12 April 2013, Goteborg, Sweden.
  52. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, L. Emiliani, “Prediction of Monthly Rain Attenuation Maps over the USA”, pp. 1-2, EuCAP 2013, 8-12 April 2013, Goteborg, Sweden.
  53. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, C. Capsoni, A. D. Panagopoulos, “Performance of Site-Diversity Satellite Communication Systems in Equatorial Malaysia Investigated Through Weather Radar Data”, pp. 1-4, 2013 Asia-Pacific Radio Science Conference (APRASC’13), 3-7 September 2013, Taipei, Taiwan. Awarded with Young Scientist Award.
  54. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, C. Capsoni, A. D. Panagopoulos, “Preliminary Investigation of Rain Cells in Equatorial Malaysia for Propagation Applications”, pp. 243-246, 2013 IEEE International RF and Microwave Conference, 9-11 December 2013, Penang, Malaysia.
  55. L. Resteghini, C. Capsoni, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, “An attempt to classify the types of clouds by a dual frequency microwave radiometer”, MicroRad 2014, pp. 90-93, 24-27 March 2014, Pasadena, California (USA).
  56. N. Jeannin, M. Outeiral, L. Castanet, C. Pereira, D. Vanhoenacker, C. Riva, C. Capsoni,  L. Luini, M. Cossu, A. Martellucci, “Atmospheric channel simulator for the simulation of propagation impairments for Ka band data downlink”, EuCAP 2014, pp. 3357-3361, 16-11 April 2014, The Hague, The Netherlands.
  57. F. Cuervo, F. Tesch, V. Mattioli, A. Martellucci, C. Riva, G. Codispoti, J. Rivera Castro, M. Schönhuber, C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “Use of Microwave Profiler for Alphasat ALDO In-Orbit Tests and Atmospheric Observations”, EuCAP 2014, pp. 686-689, 6-11 April 2014, The Hague, The Netherlands.
  58. L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, C. Capsoni, “Using ECMWF Reanalysis Data for Radiometric Calibration”, EuCAP 2014, 6-11 April 2014, The Hague, The Netherlands (finalist in the Best Paper Award Contest).
  59. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, C. Capsoni, A.D. Panagopoulos, “Performance of SatCom Systems Implementing TimeDiversity in Equatorial Malaysia”, EuCAP 2014, pp. 511-514, 6-11 April 2014, The Hague, The Netherlands.
  60. C. Riva, M. Schönhuber, G. Codispoti, A. Martellucci,C. Capsoni, M. D’Amico, L. Luini, L. Resteghini, R. Nebuloni, F. Teschl, Felix Cuervo, K. Plimon, “The Alphasat Aldo Paraboni Scientific experiment: objectives and preliminary results”, 20th Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference, pp. 347-355, Salerno (Italy), 1-3 October, 2014.
  61. J. Nessel, J. Morse, M. Zemba, C. Riva, L. Luini, “Preliminary Results of the NASA Beacon Receiver for Alphasat Aldo Paraboni TDP5 Propagation Experiment”, 20th Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference, Salerno (Italy),  pp.: 357-365, 1-3 October, 2014.
  62. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, R. Nebuloni, “Free Space Optics to Enable High Data Rate Download from LEO Satellites: the Impact of Clouds”, 3rd International Workshop on Optical Wireless Communications – 2014 (IWOW 2014), pp. 35-39, 17-19 September 2014, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal.
  63. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, C. Riva, L. D. Emiliani, “Prediction of Monthly Attenuation Statistics Due to Clouds and Water Vapor: Performance Assessment”, 2014 Loughborough Antennas & Propagation Conference (LAPC2014), 10-11 November, 2014, Loughborough, UK.
  64. L. V. Hung, C. Capsoni, R. Nebuloni, L. Luini, T. Hirano, J. Hirokawa, M. Ando, “Millimeter-Wave Rain Sensing Networks using Dual-Frequency Measurements”, The 2014 International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation (ISAP2014), 2-5 December 2014, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
  65. A. Zin, S. Zago, L. Scaciga, L. Marradi, R. Floberghagen, M. Fehringer, A. Bigazzi, A. Piccolo, L. Luini, “GOCE SSTI GNSS Receiver re-entry phase analysis”, NAVITEC 2014 (ESA Workshop on Satellite Navigation Technologies and GNSS Signals and Signal Processing), December 3, 2014 - December 5, 2014, Noordwijk, The Netherlands.
  66. J. Nessel, J. Morse, M. Zemba, C. Riva, L. Luini, “Performance of the NASA beacon receiver for the Alphasat Aldo Paraboni TDP5 propagation experiment”, IEEE Aerospace Conference 2015, pp. 1-8, 7-14 March 2015, Big Sky, Montana, USA.
  67. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, C. Capsoni, A. D. Panagopoulos, “Performance of Site-Diversity Satellite Communication Systems in Equatorial Malaysia Investigated Through Weather Radar Data”, pp. 1-4, EuCAP 2015, 12-17 April 2015, Lisbon, Portugal.
  68. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Joint Effects of Clouds and Rain on Ka-Band Earth Observation Data Downlink Systems”, pp. 1-5, EuCAP 2015, 12-17 April 2015, Lisbon, Portugal. Awarded with Best Propagation Paper Award.
  69. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Predicting Cloud Attenuation on Earth-Space EHF Links”, pp. 1-5, EuCAP 2015, 12-17 April 2015, Lisbon, Portugal.
  70. R. Nebuloni, C. Capsoni, M. Luccini, L. Luini, “Assessment of Rain Fade Mitigation Techniques for High Throughput Satellites by a Time Series Synthesizer”, pp. 1-5, EuCAP 2015, 12-17 April 2015, Lisbon, Portugal.
  71. J. Nessel, J. Morse, M. Zemba, C. Riva, L. Luini, “Preliminary Statistics From the NASA Alphasat Beacon Receiver in Milan, Italy”, pp. 1-5, EuCAP 2015, 12-17 April 2015, Lisbon, Portugal.
  72. T. Rossi, M. Ruggieri, M. De Sanctis, E. Limiti, C. Riva, C. Capsoni, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, A. Salomè, P. Lorenzi, “A contribution to perspectives of W-band for satellite communications”, 1st ESA W-Band SATCOM Workshop ESA/ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, 8 April 2015.
  73. L. Luini, C. Riva, G. Codispoti, J. Nessel, R. Nebuloni, C. Capsoni, M. D’Amico, “Preliminary results from the ASI and NASA Alphasat experimental equipment”, 21st Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference, pp.1-7, Bologna (Italy), 12-14 October, 2015.
  74. J. Nessel, M. Zemba, L. Luini, C. Riva, “Comparison of Rain Attenuation and Drop Size Distribution Measurements at K/Q bands”, 21st Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference, Bologna (Italy), pp.1-10, 12-14 October, 2015.
  75. A. Pastrav, T. Palade, E. Puschita, R. Nebuloni, C. Capsoni, G. Maier, L. Luini, C. Riva, “Traffic Management in Smart Gateway Networks”, 21st Ka and Broadband Communications, Navigation and Earth Observation Conference, Bologna (Italy), pp.1-8, 12-14 October, 2015.
  76. F. Di Cola, A. Pandolfi, G. Di Paolo, J. Riviera, E. Benzi, A. Martellucci, M. Schmidt, J. Ebert, F. Cuervo, S. Falzini, P. Salaris, E. Coviello, E. De Viti, C. Riva, L. Luini, G. Codispoti, E. Russo, G. Parca, “Alphasat Aldo Paraboni Payload IOT Campaign and Status After the First Year of Operation”, IEEE Aerospace Conference 2016, pp. 1-13, 5-12 March 2016, Big Sky, Montana (USA).
  77. G. Parca, G. Codispoti, E. Russo, A. Tuozzi, C. Cornacchini, A. Ferrarotti, C. Riva, L. Luini, “Validation of Ground Infrastructure in the framework of the ASI Q/V-band Program”, IEEE Aerospace Conference 2016, pp. 1-8, 5-12 March 2016, Big Sky, Montana (USA).
  78. L. Luini, L. Emiliani, C. Capsoni, “Worst-Month Tropospheric Attenuation Prediction: Application of a New Approach”, EuCAP 2016, 10-15 April 2016, pp. 1-5, Davos, Switzerland.
  79. R. Ghiani, L. Luini, A. Fanti, “Investigation of the Path Reduction Factor on Terrestrial Links for the Development of a Physically-Based Rain Attenuation Model”, EuCAP 2016, 10-15 April 2016, pp. 1-2, Davos, Switzerland.
  80. U. A. Korai, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, C. Capsoni, “Modeling Statistics of Rain Attenuation Affecting FSO links: a Case Study”, EuCAP 2016, 10-15 April 2016, pp. 1-4, Davos, Switzerland.
  81. S. Ghirardin, C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “Time Evolution of Synthetic Rain Cells for the Synthesis of Attenuation Time Series”, EuCAP 2016, 10-15 April 2016, pp. 1-5, Davos, Switzerland.
  82. M. Zemba, J. Nessel, J. Houts, L. Luini, C. Riva, “Statistical Analysis of Instantaneous Frequency Scaling Factor as Derived From Optical Disdrometer Measurements At K/Q Bands”, EuCAP 2016, 10-15 April 2016, pp. 1-5, Davos, Switzerland.
  83. C. Riva, L. Luini, J. Nessel, M. Rytir, “Wind Intensity Inferred From the Alphasat Ka- and Q-band Beacon Measurements”, EuCAP 2016, 10-15 April 2016, pp. 1-4, Davos, Switzerland.
  84. R. Ghiani, L. Luini, A. Fanti, “Development of a Rain Attenuation Model for Terrestrial Links Using a Physically-Based Approach”, URSI Commission B International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory (EMTS 2016), pp. 1-4, 14-18 August, Espoo, Finland.
  85. S. Formentin, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, P. De Filippi, D. Liberati, C. Capsoni, “Modeling Rain Fields for Earth Space Propagation Applications by an ARX Approach”, ASMS/SPSC  2016, pp. 1-4, 5-7 September 2016, Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
  86. C. Riva, L. Luini, J. Nessel, R. Nebuloni, G. Codispoti, G. Parca, “Preliminary results from the ASI and NASA Alphasat experimental equipment”, Joint 22nd Ka and Broadband Communications Conference and 34th AIAA International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC), Cleveland (OH), 17-21 October, 2016.
  87. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Synthesis of Attenuation Time Series based on Synthetic Rain Fields Evolving in Time”, Joint 22nd Ka and Broadband Communications Conference and 34th AIAA International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC), Cleveland (OH), 17-21 October, 2016.
  88. M. Zemba, L. Luini, J. Nessel, C. Riva, “Impact of Scattering Model on Disdrometer Derived Attenuation Scaling”, Joint 22nd Ka and Broadband Communications Conference and 34th AIAA International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC), Cleveland (OH), 17-21 October, 2016.
  89. L. Luini, L. Emiliani, “A Combined Rain and Cloud Attenuation Field Simulator and its Application to Gateway Diversity Analysis at Ka, Q and V bands”, Joint 22nd Ka and Broadband Communications Conference and 34th AIAA International Communications Satellite Systems Conference (ICSSC), Cleveland (OH), 17-21 October, 2016.
  90. L. M. Tomaz, C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “Improved Scaling Factor for Long-Term Rain Attenuation Statistics as a Function of Link Elevation”, EuCAP 2017, 19-24 March 2017, Paris, France.
  91. E. Regonesi, C. Capsoni, R. Nebuloni, C. Riva, L. Luini, “Decrypting XPD-CPA Beacon Measurements Through a Physical Simulator”, EuCAP 2017, 19-24 March 2017, Paris, France.
  92. H.Y. Lam, L. Luini, J. Din, Manhal, S. L. Jong, F. Cuervo, “Impact of Rain Attenuation on 5G Millimeter Wave Communication Systems in Equatorial Malaysia Investigated Through Disdrometer Data”, EuCAP 2017, 19-24 March 2017, Paris, France.
  93. U. A. Korai, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, “Statistics of Attenuation Due to Rain Affecting Hybrid FSO/RF Link: Application for 5G Networks”, EuCAP 2017, 19-24 March 2017, Paris, France.
  94. L. Luini, “Accurate and reliable atmospheric channel modeling”, Invited contribution within the 'Frontiers in Propagation and Wireless Channel Modeling' workshop, EuCAP 2017, 19-24 March 2017, Paris, France.
  1. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “Analysis of the spatial and temporal properties of rain cells for rainfall modeling purposes”, Italian Journal of Remote Sensing, 2009, 41 (3): 51-62.
  2. L. Emiliani, L. Luini, “Validation of models for the conversion of T-min integrated precipitation statistics to an equivalent one-minute distribution, for use in Colombia”, Rev. Fac. Ing. Univ. Antioquia N.º 56, pp. 99-110, December 2010.
  1. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “MultiEXCELL: an extension of the EXCELL model for the analysis of the electromagnetic propagation through rain”, XVII RiNEm, Riunione Nazionale di Elettromagnetismo, Lecce, pp.: 1-4, 15-19 Settembre 2008.
  2. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, A. Paraboni, C. Riva, “Il modello SC EXCELL per la predizione dell’attenuazione da pioggia”, XVII RiNEm, Riunione Nazionale di Elettromagnetismo, pp.: 1-4, Lecce, 15-19 Settembre 2008.
  3. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, “Analisi delle caratteristiche spazio-temporali delle celle di pioggia”, XIV Riunione Annuale CeTeM / V Workshop AIT, XIV Giornata MECSA sull’Ingegneria delle Microonde, Roma, 23-24 Ottobre 2008.
  4. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Application of the MultiEXCELL model to the simulations of high frequency telecommunication systems in rainy conditions”, XVIII RiNEm, Riunione Nazionale di Elettromagnetismo e I Conferenza Nazionale della Commissione URSI B,  pp.: 1-7, Benevento 6-10 Settembre 2010.
  5. C. Capsoni, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, “Preliminary Assessment Of Site Diversity Schemes For Earth-Space Optical Links”, XIX Riunione Nazionale di Elettromagnetismo (RiNEm), pp. 251-254, Roma, 10-14 Settembre 2012.
  6. L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Joint Effects of Clouds and Rain on EHF Satellite Communication Systems”, XXI RiNEm, Riunione Nazionale di Elettromagnetismo, pp. 1-4, Parma (Italy), 12-14 September 2016.
  7. C. Riva, L. Luini, R. Nebuloni, J. Nessel, G. Codispoti, G. Parca, A. Tuozzi, “The Alphasat Propagation Experiment: Interim Results from ASI and NASA Ground Stations”, XXI RiNEm, Riunione Nazionale di Elettromagnetismo, pp. 1-4, Parma (Italy), 12-14 September 2016.
  8. D. Tagliaferri, R. Nebuloni, L. Luini, C. Capsoni, “Monte Carlo Model of Cloud Scattering of Solar Radiation for VLC Aircraft Systems”, XXI RiNEm, Riunione Nazionale di Elettromagnetismo, pp. 1-4, Parma (Italy), 12-14 September 2016.
  1. L. Luini, “Model for the prediction of rainfall statistics starting from meteorological data”, Laurea Degree Thesis, Politecnico di Milano, Academic Year 2002-2003.
  2. L. Luini, “Waves and metamaterials: properties and applications”, Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione, Minor Ph.D. thesis in Information Technology, Internal Report 2007−42, 2007.
  3. L. Luini, “MultiEXCELL: a large-scale rain field model for propagation applications and its experimental identification (Alphasat)”, Ph.D. thesis in Information Technology, Politecnico di Milano, XXI Cycle, 2009.
  4. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Kabalist: Ka-band live sports transmission
  5. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Study of a 26 GHz downlink experiment from LEO
  6. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Development of high order propagation models for multimedia satellite communications systems
  7. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Channel modelling for the design of Earth observation 26 GHz data downlink systems
  8. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Study into Ka-band Synthetic Aperture Radar
  9. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Assessment of propagation effects in the W bands for space exploration
  10. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Verification of Propagation Impairment Mitigation Techniques
  11. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Assessment of radio wave propagation for satellite communication and navigation systems in tropical and sub-tropical areas
  12. Contribution to the Final Report for the European Space Agency (ESA) under ESTEC Contract, “Characterization and modeling of propagation effects in 20-50 GHz band
  13. Principal investigator and contributor to the Final Report for the USA Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) under EOARD Award, “Performance evaluation of satellite communication systems operating in the Q/V/W band
  14. Principal investigator and contributor to the Final Report for the USA Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) under EOARD Award, “Development of a Comprehensive Propagation Model for SatCom Systems at High Frequency in the Framework of the Alphasat Experiment
  15. Contributor to the Final Report for the COST Action IC0802, “Propagation tools and data for integrated Telecommunication, Navigation and Earth Observation systems
  16. Contributor to the Final Report for the COST Action IC1101, “Optical Wireless Communications - An Emerging Technology
  17. Contributor to the Final Report for the COST Action 280, “Propagation Impairment Mitigation for Millimetre Wave Radio Systems